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Bermuda expecting to open its inaugural casino resort later this year

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The Premier for the self-governing British territory of Bermuda, David Burt (pictured), has reportedly announced that the island jurisdiction is expecting to debut the first of four inaugural casino resorts beginning from later this year. According to a Tuesday report from G3Newswire, the assertion from the 42-year-old leader comes some seven years after local ...

Dan Gilbert exits casino business with Jack Entertainment sales

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It would seem that billionaire American businessman Dan Gilbert (pictured) has quietly exited the casino business after reportedly selling off his remaining stake in operator Jack Entertainment to members of the firm’s management team. According to a Monday report from the Cleveland Scene newspaper, Gilbert is worth an estimated $34 billion thanks to his ...

Two integrated casino resort operator candidates for Wakayama Prefecture

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In Japan and the government for Wakayama Prefecture has reportedly announced that only two firms participated in the now-closed request for proposal (RFP) stage of its plan to secure one of the nation’s coming trio of integrated casino resort licenses. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the small Honshu jurisdiction is hoping ...

Grand Korea Leisure Company Limited extends casino closures to February 1

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In South Korea and casino operator Grand Korea Leisure Company Limited has reportedly announced that it is to keep its three-strong chain of Seven Luck Casino-branded venues shuttered until February 1 owing to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. According to a report from GGRAsia, the Seoul-headquartered firm’s foreigner-only casinos inside the Millennium Hilton Seoul, Intercontinental ...

Thailand may soon consider whether to legalize casino gambling

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The Prime Minister of Thailand, Prayut Chan-O-Cha (pictured), has reportedly announced that his administration may look into legalizing casino gambling as a way of helping the nation of 67 million people to control the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. According to a Saturday report from the Bangkok Post newspaper, Thailand has recently been experiencing ...

Casino opposition group gets underway in Japan

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In Japan and members of the Constitutional Democratic Party have reportedly convened the first meeting of an internal group that is to intensively lobby against the granting of the nation’s inaugural trio of integrated casino resort licenses. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the Casino Problem Countermeasures body held its maiden summit ...

WarHorse Gaming shows off 3-D conception rendering of new casino project

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WarHorse Gaming, the economic development arm of the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, released a conceptional rendering this week, revealing details regarding a new casino in Lincoln. The new facility will be located at the Lincoln Race Course. The rendering showed off the interior and exterior of the upcoming property, with as much as $200 ...

Genting Casino Southport to be permanently shuttered

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In the United Kingdom and the local subsidiary of Asian casino operator Genting Malaysia Berhad has reportedly announced the impending permanent closure of its Genting Casino Southport venue for the loss of 38 jobs. According to a Wednesday report from G3Newswire, the Genting Casinos UK Limited subordinate described the shuttering of the Southport property ...

Hard Rock International boosts brand offering in London: acquires casino premise license from The Ritz Club

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In a move that allows it to grow its existing London portfolio, American casino operator Hard Rock International (HRI) has secured the casino premise license from the now-shuttered The Ritz Club. The Florida-based company owned by HRI parent entity the Seminole Tribe of Florida stated in its Thursday press release that the transaction will allow ...

Rootz LTD announces the launch of third online casino site, Wheelz Casino

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Rootz LTD is wasting no time in providing quality online gambling sites to players around the world. The online casino operator announced this week that its third online casino is live. Wheelz Casino now joins Wildz and Caxino in the online casino realm, providing players with premium gaming options via a streamlined platform. Details ...